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Villanova University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Villanova, PA

Location and Setting


Villanova Population
5,900
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia
Campus Size
254 acres

Weather

Temperature
22.8 average low in January, 81.7 average high in September
Rain
117 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Philadelphia
Nearest Train Station
15 mile(s) from campus in Philadelphia

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
76% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
24%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
Nova Alert: email, text messaging for emergency situations

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Wildcat
School Colors
Navy blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cheerleading x   x  
Crew x      
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf     x  
Lacrosse x x x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Swimming And Diving x x x  
Tennis x   x  
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Water Polo x      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf    
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Swimming And Diving x x
Tennis x  
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Water Polo x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cheerleading x  
Crew    
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf x  
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Water Polo    
Women's Club Sports
equestrian sports, ice hockey, sailing, skiing (downhill)
Men's Club Sports
crew, ice hockey, sailing, skiing (downhill), volleyball, water polo

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
football, softball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, blue key society, new student orientation counselor program, special olympics, campus activities team, student government association
Sororities
26% of women participate
Fraternities
21% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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